McDermott + Bull Interim Leaders Senior Managing Director Mark McConnell and Talent Acquisition + Operations Associate Lauren Ayala have successfully placed an interim human resources (HR) leader for a clean energy and sustainability organization located in Southern California.

This fast-growing company needed to professionalize its HR function by enhancing policies and procedures as well as optimizing relevant systems. Further, the executive team needed a strategic HR thought partner to drive essential activities including succession planning, leadership development, and organizational design.

The placed candidate is a deeply experienced executive with a robust generalist background across all facets of HR. They are especially skilled at working with small growth entities and scaling HR effectively to serve the short- and long-term needs of the organization.

McDermott + Bull Interim Leaders is a unique, personalized, and urgent service that places performance-focused senior-level executives into consultative roles to manage business challenges and opportunities during a time of transformation. The interim leader talent pool consists of senior-level professionals across a diverse functional spectrum who meet the rigorous qualifications to work on time-sensitive engagements. We specialize in placing finance and accounting, technology, human resources, and operations functions.